Correction: Prison Packages story

Aug 14, 2022, 6:17 AM | Updated: Aug 19, 2022, 7:48 am
Caroline Hansen uses Emma's Premium Services, a higher-priced service according to Hansen, to shop ...

Caroline Hansen uses Emma's Premium Services, a higher-priced service according to Hansen, to shop for food for her husband, Thursday, Aug. 11, 2022, in New York. Hansen used to hand-deliver two packages containing fresh food, meats, and vegetables a month to her husband, who is serving life without parole at Sullivan Correctional Facility for murder, but now has to send him packages containing food and other essentials through a third-party vendor. (AP Photo/Julia Nikhinson)

(AP Photo/Julia Nikhinson)

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — In a story published August 14, 2022, about New York barring state prison inmates from getting care packages from home, The Associated Press included two erroneous examples of the kinds of items prisoners could no longer receive, citing home-cooked meals and cookies. Home-cooked or baked foods were not allowed even before the new package policy was implemented.

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Correction: Prison Packages story